Network Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/31/17
Dulles, VA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/31/17

Raytheon IIS is seeking an individual to join a team tasked with the upgrade of IT Cyber Protection and related facilities for our customer. This Network Engineer will be assisting with the move from a limited protection capability to a new state of the art protection scheme to secure the IT infrastructure. Efforts will include site surveys, design, planning, installation, security hardening and integration of all cyber, systems, and infrastructure components, in both laboratory and field environments. This engineer will assemble, rack, configure and test component items, document the completed infrastructure, and help the team integrate these new capabilities with the existing on-site legacy systems.

Required Skills:

  • Hands on expertise with Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, and load balancers. Recent experience configuring Cisco Nexus products and the NX-OS Operating system
  • Expert knowledge and complete mastery of TCP/IP, IP addressing, CIDR, Sub-netting, VLSM, and Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Strong understanding of layer 2 vs 3, VPN’s, IP Routing Basics, Network Segmentation, Load Balancing Basics, East/West vs North/South traffic flows
  • Experience in designing and configuring of Layer 2 / 3 networking features such as VLAN, ISL, STP, HSRP, VTP, 802.1X, Port Security, L2TP and SPAN
  • Experience with routing and network service protocols (e.g. OSPF, MPLS, Multicast, underlying IP telephony and IP Video protocols, SNMP, IPv6)
  • Experience and understanding of network design and troubleshooting specificity as it applies to interoperability of security systems with the network
  • Experience with design and implementation of load balancing/acceleration technology
  • Possesses good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Exhibits good time management skills, independent decision making capabilities, with a focus on customer service

Desired Skills:

  • Willingness to travel and work internationally
  • Experience with process development and deployment
  • Experience with Cisco Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)
  • Experience with Firewall and De-Militarized Zone (DMZ) security design and implementation
  • Experience with VMware products such as vSphere, vRealize, NSX and other VMware technologies
  • Experience with Proxy Servers
  • Experience with WINDOWS and LINUX operating systems in a virtualized environment
  • Experience with SAN/NAS storage in a virtualized environment
  • Security certification, e.g., Security+ CE, CISSP, CASP
  • Vendor certification(s), e.g., Cisco, Juniper, Microsoft, VMware

Education Requirement:
Bachelor’s Degree in Systems Engineering, ElectricalEngineering, NetworkEngineering or a related technical discipline plus 6 years related experience. Two years of additional related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree-level education.


Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from cybersecurity to automated operations, and from high-consequence training to clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, VA. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2015 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.
Relocation Eligible
Clearance Type
None / Not Required
Computer Engineering
Cyber Jobs
Data Networking
Engineering Technology
Hardware Engineering
Integration & Test Engineering
Sensor Systems
Software Engineering
Systems Engineering
Test Engineering

Requisition ID 99597BR

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